Honda Accord is one line from Honda which will soon produce the future of the car, 2018 Honda Accord. As one clan of Honda which has been gaining a success, the Accord has a standard that makes it different from the other two fellow sedans such as City and Civic. Honda is currently developing an Accord mid-size which will be available in 2018. To cut development costs, it is reportedly that the next generation of the car will move to the platform to be the same as the compact Civic.
2018 Honda Accord Interior
The car’s interior is still a mystery, and there is not much information that can be known. It is assumed if there will be many interesting features that will characterize the appearance of the new Honda Accord 2018. So far, with a capacity of five people in the car, the interior will undergo several changes from the selection of materials for the upholstery and functional dashboard. The design is likely to get inspiration from Civic design.
Honda will combine the interior of Accord and Civic in order to create something extraordinary. At the rear, the seats can be folded to provide the possibility of extra luggage. Furthermore, in terms of technology, the Honda Accord 2018uses technology as it is commonly given to any Honda cars like Honda Sensing active safety feature. In addition, other features such as forward collision warning, automatic braking, active lane-keeping, and adaptive cruise makes the car earned the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ rating. There is also a large touchscreen infotainment system with support for Google Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and GPS navigation for the higher trim level.
2018 Honda Accord Engine
Significant changes are also likely to occur in the new Honda Accord 2018. Honda will throw the old machine four- and six-cylinder engines, and instead will use a 1.5-liter that is used in every version of CR-V with an output of 190 horsepower and 179 pound-feet of torque. CVT is also expected to be used by the Accord to replace the six-speed automatic transmission. Honda plans to use a plug-in hybrid too that is capable of running 20-mile with only the electric system, but for model of 2019.
2018 Honda Accord Price
In terms of price, the Honda Accord 2018 will be more expensive than the previous model in Accordance with a variety of equipment available on any trim. As expected, the price of this car ranges among $25.000-$40,000 depending on the trim. In details, the base price of LX/LX-S is about $24,000, $25,000 for the Sport sedan, $27,000 for the EX, $30,000 for the EX-L, and $36,000 for the Touring.
For a car launch date, it is expected around the first half of 2017 and will be rivals other famous brands like Chevrolet Malibu, Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, Toyota Camry, Kia Optima, Mazda 6, Nissan Altima, Subaru Legacy, and Volkswagen Passat. Moreover, people expect this car to be introduced in fall 2017. With some changes including the new engine and features that are embedded, 2018 Honda Accord certainly will be a car that is worth to wait.